|coffeehouse_137_Sharyn_Tejani - Mark Cohen|
Sharyn Tejani of the National Partnership for Women and Families discusses the passage of the Lily Ledbetter Fair Pay Act.
Keywords: women; equality; pay equity
|coffeehouse_137_OBB - Mark Cohen|
A billboard for episode 137: The global recession and how to respond with Dr. Robert Scott of the Economic Policy Institute: The Lily Ledbetter Fair Pay Act impact with Sharyn Tejani of the National Partnership for Women and Families; can coal be made to burn cleanly with Kare Rooth of Greenpeace USA; a Sam Kittner photo essay on the inauguration of President Barack Obama; poetry by Kwame Alexaner and music by ilyAIMY.
Keywords: recession; economy; equal pay; discrimination; coal; climate; inauguration; poetry; music
|The Coffee House - WorkLife - Mark Cohen|
Ross Eisenbrey, vice president of the Economic Policy Institute, maintains that the Bush Administration's efforts to change overtime pay rules could severely hurt working families.
Keywords: overtime; pay; labor